The Derry Public Library recently held its first graduation ceremony for children who completed the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program by the end of August 2016. Considering the program launched in October, finishing in this short amount of time is quite the feat! Eight children finished within ... Read More about Derry Public Library’s 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Class of 2016
Please join us at the Beane Center in Laconia on Thursday, October 27th for our annual fall conference, sponsored by Children's Librarians of New Hampshire (CHILIS-NH). This year, we'll focus on protecting our youngest patrons with expert advice from local law enforcement and the New Hampshire ... Read More about Fall Conference registration is now open!
In July 2016, Nancy Lang, who worked at the Dunbarton Public Library as the Children’s and Teen Librarian, passed away after a battle with cancer. Probably no one in the NH library community had a longer tenure on the CHILIS Board than Nancy. Nancy joined the Board more than 15 years ago, ... Read More about In Memoriam